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#Committees

# committees - Sunday 17 January, 2021

'Some people are feeling isolated or alone, so this is more important than ever'
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'Some people are feeling isolated or alone, so this is more important than ever'

Jan 17th 2021, 8:00 AM 29,325 Views 4 Comments

Su Carty, who works with the IRFU and World Rugby, is part of Ohana ZERO Suicide.

# committees - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Poll: How often do you tune into Oireachtas TV?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How often do you tune into Oireachtas TV?

Nov 30th 2014, 9:40 AM 10,993 Views 37 Comments

Organisers aren’t expecting thousands of viewers.

# committees - Monday 22 September, 2014

Nothing on telly? You can now flick over and watch the Oireachtas
# Oireachtas TV
# Oireachtas TV

Nothing on telly? You can now flick over and watch the Oireachtas

Sep 22nd 2014, 7:12 PM 7,735 Views 32 Comments

Only if you’re into that sort of thing, of course, and have UPC or Sky.

# committees - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Chief Whip: We'll do something about the issue which most frustrates backbenchers*
# Loosen Up
# Loosen Up

Chief Whip: We'll do something about the issue which most frustrates backbenchers*

Sep 13th 2014, 9:15 AM 6,665 Views 17 Comments

*After the next election.

# committees - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?

Jul 15th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,840 Views 4 Comments

Ibec is one of several groups making pre-budget submissions to the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# committees - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Will some people lose their free travel passes?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Will some people lose their free travel passes?

Jul 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,299 Views 22 Comments

That’s what Fianna Fáil will be asking the Government today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# committees - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Could a levy on alcohol help suicide prevention?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Could a levy on alcohol help suicide prevention?

Jul 2nd 2014, 9:00 AM 8,510 Views 89 Comments

Senators think it could raise €200 million a year to help improve mental health services. They’ll be discussing this and several other topics today.

# committees - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

How much will you be paying for your water?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How much will you be paying for your water?

Jul 1st 2014, 9:00 AM 12,572 Views 54 Comments

The Commission for Energy Regulation will be giving TDs and Senators a briefing on water tariffs in Leinster House today.

# committees - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Senators seek to close loophole that may aid forced marriages
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Senators seek to close loophole that may aid forced marriages

Jun 25th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,980 Views 1 Comment

Senators think two sections in the Family Law Act 1995 need to be updated to protect children. They will debate this and other issues today.

# committees - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

How important is alcohol to Irish agriculture?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How important is alcohol to Irish agriculture?

Jun 24th 2014, 9:00 AM 8,195 Views 8 Comments

Representatives from the Drinks Industry Group of Ireland will be visiting Leinster House today to discuss the issue.

# committees - Thursday 19 June, 2014

PAC will be examining penalty points and speed cameras today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

PAC will be examining penalty points and speed cameras today

Jun 19th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,676 Views 8 Comments

What else will the folks on Kildare Street be discussing?

# committees - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

What can TDs do to prevent suicide in prisons?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What can TDs do to prevent suicide in prisons?

Jun 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,261 Views 8 Comments

The Justice Committee will discuss this and other issues today.

# committees - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?

Jun 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,572 Views 6 Comments

The Technical Group will put forward a Bill today that would update the current process.

# committees - Thursday 12 June, 2014

What makes someone eligible for a medical card?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What makes someone eligible for a medical card?

Jun 12th 2014, 9:00 AM 8,328 Views 13 Comments

Tony O’Brien, Director General of the HSE, will give the lowdown to the PAC this morning.

# committees - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Does Ireland's corporate tax rate need to be changed?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Does Ireland's corporate tax rate need to be changed?

Jun 11th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,805 Views 43 Comments

TDs will debate the controversial issue in the Dáil today.

# committees - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Do sexual assault laws discriminate against people with disabilities?

Jun 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,551 Views 6 Comments

Senator Katherine Zappone thinks they need to be updated and will present a Bill on the subject in the Seanad today.

# committees - Thursday 5 June, 2014

How is the government revamping the social welfare system?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How is the government revamping the social welfare system?

Jun 5th 2014, 9:00 AM 10,616 Views 51 Comments

That’s one of the subjects up for debate in Leinster House today.

# committees - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Should there be a centralised database to record all racist incidents in Ireland?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Should there be a centralised database to record all racist incidents in Ireland?

Jun 4th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,394 Views 27 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# committees - Thursday 15 May, 2014

TDs will get to have their say on the Guerin report today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

TDs will get to have their say on the Guerin report today

May 15th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,143 Views 7 Comments

Two hours have been set aside for statements on the report today in the Dáil.

# committees - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

How does a lack of oversight within an Garda Síochána affect Travellers?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How does a lack of oversight within an Garda Síochána affect Travellers?

May 14th 2014, 9:00 AM 11,286 Views 49 Comments

Today the Justice Committee will examine how various groups are impacted by transparency issues within the force.

# committees - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Is the government ignoring people who lose discretionary medical cards?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Is the government ignoring people who lose discretionary medical cards?

May 13th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,976 Views 19 Comments

That’s the argument Sinn Féin will make in the Dáil today.

# committees - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Legalising cannabis, tackling reckless lending and bad roads
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Legalising cannabis, tackling reckless lending and bad roads

May 7th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,652 Views 36 Comments

…and that’s just in one committee meeting. Here’s everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Homelessness and taking DNA samples from suspected criminals
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Homelessness and taking DNA samples from suspected criminals

May 1st 2014, 9:00 AM 4,828 Views 8 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Children using sunbeds, the new broadcasting charge and HSE grants
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Children using sunbeds, the new broadcasting charge and HSE grants

Apr 30th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,659 Views 9 Comments

It’s the first day back in the Dáil after the Easter break, so what’s happening?

# committees - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Banning smoking in cars, Reillycare and tensions in Ukraine
# Committees
# Committees

Banning smoking in cars, Reillycare and tensions in Ukraine

Apr 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,943 Views 17 Comments

It’s the last day before the Easter break in the Dáil. But what have they got planned?

# committees - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Why is it difficult for Gardaí to obtain speeding convictions?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Why is it difficult for Gardaí to obtain speeding convictions?

Apr 16th 2014, 9:00 AM 11,760 Views 15 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

How banks are helping SMEs and why the GAA signed a deal with SKY Sports
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How banks are helping SMEs and why the GAA signed a deal with SKY Sports

Apr 15th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,889 Views 1 Comment

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# committees - Thursday 10 April, 2014

How much money did the HSE pay Rehab? That's top of the PAC's agenda today
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How much money did the HSE pay Rehab? That's top of the PAC's agenda today

Apr 10th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,260 Views 16 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# committees - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

What are AIB and Permanent TSB doing to help people in mortgage arrears?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

What are AIB and Permanent TSB doing to help people in mortgage arrears?

Apr 9th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,892 Views 10 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Capital punishment, fining criminals and how to stop wasting water
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Capital punishment, fining criminals and how to stop wasting water

Apr 8th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,205 Views 2 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# committees - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Universal Health Insurance, Rehab and how to deal with homelessness
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Universal Health Insurance, Rehab and how to deal with homelessness

Apr 3rd 2014, 9:00 AM 3,920 Views 5 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Banning smoking in cars and how Ireland can attract the Rugby World Cup
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Banning smoking in cars and how Ireland can attract the Rugby World Cup

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:00 AM 7,633 Views 20 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# committees - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

A motion of no confidence in Alan Shatter, ambulances and young people in care
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

A motion of no confidence in Alan Shatter, ambulances and young people in care

Apr 1st 2014, 9:00 AM 6,536 Views 17 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

# committees - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Here are some of the other things TDs and Senators will discuss today besides GardaGate
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Here are some of the other things TDs and Senators will discuss today besides GardaGate

Mar 26th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,728 Views 11 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Whistleblowers, alcohol-related public order offences and trade secrets
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Whistleblowers, alcohol-related public order offences and trade secrets

Mar 25th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,912 Views 5 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Suicide, the Irish language and Rehab
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Suicide, the Irish language and Rehab

Mar 13th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,098 Views 3 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Vintage cars, fracking and the Russian ambassador
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Vintage cars, fracking and the Russian ambassador

Mar 12th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,019 Views 1 Comment

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Seanad reform, wind energy and Irish prisoners in the UK
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Seanad reform, wind energy and Irish prisoners in the UK

Mar 11th 2014, 9:00 AM 4,469 Views 15 Comments

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Portlaoise baby deaths, Ireland's forests and more priorities for 2014
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Portlaoise baby deaths, Ireland's forests and more priorities for 2014

Mar 6th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,457 Views 1 Comment

Everything happening in Leinster House today.

# committees - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Irish Water (obviously), payday loans and everything else happening in Leinster House today...
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

Irish Water (obviously), payday loans and everything else happening in Leinster House today...

Jan 29th 2014, 9:00 AM 6,749 Views 10 Comments

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, you asked…

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